Job Title: Supported Lodgings Provider – South Gloucestershire
Summary of role: Do you live in South Gloucestershire and could you provide a young person with the following?
A room of their own for anywhere between 6 months and 2 years
Their own front door key.
Use of facilities including kitchen, bathroom and living room.
A safe and welcoming home environment.
Advice and support on practical life skills like cooking, cleaning, shopping, laundry and using public transport.
Encouragement to make and sustain positive choices in their lives.
Supported Lodgings is one of many accommodation options available to young people, aged 16+ in South Glos. It offers the opportunity to live in the home of an approved person, known as a ‘Supported Lodgings Host’, for up to 2 years.
During the stay, approved ‘Supported Lodgings Hosts’ – or simply ‘Hosts’ – will offer support with practical skills like cooking, cleaning and shopping, alongside encouragement and guidance to the young person in their care. Along with providing a safe living environment, Hosts also provide a listening ear, positive regard and guidance which encourage young people to develop their skills and grow.
Job tenure: Full time
Annual salary/pro rata salary: £175 per week
Link to full information on job/how to apply: If this sounds like you, please get in touch with Duncan, Supported Lodgings Coordinator; firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange an informal chat.
Alternatively for more information please see the initial information pack and if you want to apply please visit https://www.1625ip.co.uk/What-We-Do/Supported-Lodgings.aspx
0117 969 5763
1625 Independent People
23 The Parade,
Application deadline: 31/12/2019